2
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0answers
78 views

How do I incorporate metadata using Export?

I have Export["file.png",codeThatMakesAGraphicsObject[],"PNG"]; and want to embed some specific metadata information. Is there a simple way to do that? Note ...
5
votes
3answers
163 views

How to disable differential styles/markers/etc. for multiple entities?

For functions that can produce multiple "style-able" entities, Mathematica by default will give each such entity a different style. Similar conventions apply to other features, either by default, or ...
25
votes
2answers
357 views

Chart illustrating options that affect Graphics/Graphics3D objects

In Mathematica there is a seemingly never-ending list of parameters that affect the appearance of Graphics and Graphics3D ...
3
votes
2answers
79 views

Manipulation of Automatic settings in a given case

Often I use the Automatic option to specify plot styles, plot ranges, image sizes, etc. I'd like to be able to apply some modifications to these automatically ...
6
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2answers
250 views

How to show wireframes on imported Object / Mesh (.obj file)

I've managed to import a Wavefront (.obj) file and store it in a variable like so: ...
8
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2answers
204 views

Is there a way to programmatically set global preferences?

Can I set global preferences that are accessible via "Edit"->"Preferences" programmatically from within a notebook? As learned from this question, turning off anti-aliasing can make a huge difference ...
8
votes
2answers
254 views

How can automatic ticks be made “outie”?

By default, FrameTicks stick into the data area in a way that is sometimes uncomfortable. ...
15
votes
3answers
551 views

How to get the real PlotRange using AbsoluteOptions?

The problem in general involves the unreliable behaviour of AbsoluteOptions when option values are implicitly specified (e.g. ...
1
vote
1answer
262 views

Lines with label in Plot options syntax

I wrote a little function to add lines with labels to plots. It just creates customized {GridLines -> ..., Epilog -> ...} code: ...
3
votes
2answers
443 views

X label in GraphicsColumn is cut off

I'm trying to use GraphicsColumn to plot two curves with very different ranges. for example, ...
1
vote
1answer
151 views

Graphics, PlotRange and/or PlotRegion

Consider the following snippet of code: ...
42
votes
2answers
2k views

Extract values for ViewMatrix from a Graphics3D

Under More Information in the help page of ViewMatrix the following entry can be found With the setting ...
16
votes
2answers
2k views

How to save plots in grayscale

As sophomoric as this question seems, how should I save plots in grayscale in Mathematica? I generally like eps images for their scalability and I use ghostscript or other third party perl scripts ...
9
votes
2answers
824 views

Labels and tickmarks inside Frame

Is there a way to force Plot and related functions to place the tick labels inside, rather than outside a frame? For example, consider, ...
15
votes
2answers
570 views

Plot Option Precedence while combining Plots with `Show[]`

I like to build sophisticated plots by combining simpler ones with Show[]. Typically this involves setting non-default Plot-Options with the different ...